Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1228878

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on Tithonia
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Livingston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.5724448, -84.13517409999997

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 14:52
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa cardui
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228852

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Location Notes: 
Dansville State Game Area
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.5126625460218, -84.34555489068686

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 11:43
Suggested Identification: 
Great Spangled Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228407

Observation Notes: 
hot and sunny day. Teasels in full bloom
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Location Notes: 
pittfield preserve
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.20960615089797, -83.71750200161648

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 15:59
Suggested Identification: 
painted lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228319

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.72072494151808, -84.47295237525327

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 13:05
Suggested Identification: 
tawny edged skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228314

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.71616676141657, -84.46744898862835

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 14:44
Suggested Identification: 
common buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228313

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.72074908069258, -84.47304944105144

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 13:01
Suggested Identification: 
fiery skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228223

Observation Notes: 
hot and sunny, temps in the 80s
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Location Notes: 
pittsfield preserve
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.21053705369027, -83.72086322181337

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 17:36
Suggested Identification: 
giant swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228215

Observation Notes: 
hot and sunny day
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Location Notes: 
prairie type park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.25013245658588, -83.71260930451677

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 15:55
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227757

Observation Notes: 
First individual I've seen with such a vividly marked abdomen. Quite beautiful.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.57907114380951, -84.44524705410004

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 14:03
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly